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Ryan Gustin Wins Stateline Showdown Finale with Last Lap Pass

RINGGOLD, GA – September 24, 2022– Ryan Gustin created a moment he wouldn’t forget Saturday night at Boyd’s Speedway.  On the final lap of the Stateline Showdown finale, “The Reaper” went toe-to-toe with one of his heroes.  Gustin pulled a momentous slide job on Georgia’s Dale McDowell in Turns 1 and 2, thundering past the Late Model veteran to earn his second World of Outlaws C...

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Jonathan Davenport Scores Fifth World 100 Win at Eldora

ROSSBURG, OH – September 10, 2022 –Not even Brandon Overton could stop Jonathan Davenport’s 2022 crown jewel dominance Saturday night at Eldora Speedway. After the Blairsville, GA driver lost the lead to “Big Sexy” near the halfway point, Davenport returned the favor on a Lap 55 restart, sliding past Overton in Turn 2 to re-take the top spot.  From there, “Superman” flew away from Overton, b...

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Logan Roberson withstands challenges from Jeremy Wonderling

(Canandaigua, NY)...The Hovis Auto & Truck Supply RUSH Dirt Late Model Series presented by Born2Run Lubricants trekked north to Land of Legends Raceway on Saturday night. Last year’s “Full Fender Frenzy” marked the first time a RUSH-sanctioned event had ever been run at the formerly known Canandaigua Speedway, and while the RUSH Late Models returned to the event for the second straight year o...

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Davenport Wins Second Straight USA Nationals at Cedar Lake 

NEW RICHMOND, WI – AUGUST 7, 2022 – Jonathan Davenport added another piece of history to his impressive 2022 resume Saturday night at Cedar Lake Speedway. The Blairsville, GA driver held off Chris Madden in the final 10 laps Saturday at Cedar Lake to win his second consecutive USA Nationals, joining Billy Moyer and Jackie Boggs as the only drivers to win the event in back-to-back season...

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Career 1st Win for JC Boyer comes at Sharon

By Marcie Barlow (August 5, 2022 - Pulaski, PA) JC Boyer captured a memorial career first victory in Hovis Auto and Truck Supply RUSH Sportsman Modified action at Sharon Speedway and Brandon Weigle celebrated his first ever RUSH Late Model win at Tyler County Speedway this past weekend. Sophomore RUSH Late Model racer, Austin Allen, won his first of the season at Woodhull. Late Model ...

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Marlar Grabs Opening Night Win at 35th USA Nationals

The Winfield, TN driver was chasing Jonathan Davenport for the lead when he moved to the top in Turns 1 and 2. That’s when the 2018 World of Outlaws CASE Construction Equipment Late Model Series champion got the break he needed.  As Marlar started inching closer to “Superman,” heartbreak struck Davenport as ignition box issues sidelined him for the rest of the night on Lap 11. From there, Ma...

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Davenport soars to Hawkeye 50 victory at Boone Speedway

BOONE, IA – July 25, 2022 – The term “faster than a speeding bullet” has been used to describe Superman since the 1940s. It’s only fitting that Jonathan Davenport lived up to that tagline Monday night at Boone Speedway.  “Superman” wasted no time getting to the front, blasting off from his fourth-place starting position to take the lead from Tyler Bruening on Lap 3. From there, he cruised th...

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Thirlby Passes Spangler with Slider in Turn 4 to Win at Merritt

LAKE CITY, MI – July 23, 2022 – A run, a dive, a bump, a pass, and a victory. That was Brandon Thirlby’s 40th lap around Merritt Speedway Saturday night – one that made him $10,000 richer and a first-time DIRTcar Summer Nationals Feature winner. “It was definitely interesting,” said Thirlby, of Buckley, MI. “It was going to be wreckers or checkers down there.” Polesitter Eric Spangler looked...

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Pierce Dominates Summer Nationals Return to Shadyhill

MEDARYVILLE, IN – July 14, 2022 – Make it three-straight trips to Victory Lane for the reigning champion. Twenty-two years after father Bob took the checkers in the DIRTcar Summer Nationals’ debut at Shadyhill Speedway in July of 2000, son Bobby Pierce has done the same, winning the Hell Tour’s return to the 1/4-mile for the first time since 2018 Thursday night. From the drop of...

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Josh Ferry Scored Upset Career 1st Flynn’s Tire Tour Victory

By Mike Leone (July 10, 2022 - Erie, PA)...The Hovis Auto & Truck Supply RUSH Dirt Late Model Series presented by Born2Lubricants returned to Eriez Speedway on Sunday night to close out a two-race Flynn's Tire Touring Series doubleheader weekend after a thrilling event on Saturday night at Sharon Speedway. The second and final stop at Eriez for the Flynn's Tire Tour in 2022 attracted 39 car...

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